Patchwork [wwwdocs] Update Fortran secrion in 4.8/changes.html

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Submitter Gerald Pfeifer
Date Aug. 20, 2012, 11:05 a.m.
Message ID <alpine.LNX.2.00.1208201301500.2774@ghan.fvgr>
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Gerald Pfeifer - Aug. 20, 2012, 11:05 a.m.
On Tue, 14 Aug 2012, Tobias Burnus wrote:
> I have committed the patch as obvious, however, I am happy for any 
> comments.

I went ahead and made some smaller changes, patch below.

I noticed you are using <q>...</q>, as in <q><code>e</code></q>,
which we usually don't.  Why that?

Gerald

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Index: changes.html
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RCS file: /cvs/gcc/wwwdocs/htdocs/gcc-4.8/changes.html,v
retrieving revision 1.15
diff -u -3 -p -r1.15 changes.html
--- changes.html	19 Aug 2012 19:48:02 -0000	1.15
+++ changes.html	20 Aug 2012 10:32:20 -0000
@@ -92,18 +92,20 @@  by this change.</p>
     (re)allocation in hot loops. (For arrays, replacing <q><code>var=</code></q>
     by <q><code>var(:)=</code></q> disables the automatic reallocation.)</li>
 
-    <li>Reading floating point numbers which use <q><code>q</code></q> for the
-    exponential (such as <code>4.0q0</code>) is now supported as vendor
+    <li><p>Reading floating point numbers which use <q><code>q</code></q> for
+    the exponential (such as <code>4.0q0</code>) is now supported as vendor
     extension for better compatibility with old data files. It is strongly
     recommended to use for I/O the equivalent but standard conforming
-    <q><code>e</code></q> (such as <code>4.0e0</code>). [For the Fortran
+    <q><code>e</code></q> (such as <code>4.0e0</code>).</p>
+
+    <p>(For Fortran
     source code, consider replacing the <q><code>q</code></q> in
     floating-point literals by a kind parameter (e.g. <code>4.0e0_qp</code>
-    with a suitable <code>qp</code>). Note that &ndash; in the Fortran
+    with a suitable <code>qp</code>). Note that &ndash; in Fortran
     source code &ndash; replacing <q><code>q</code></q> by a simple
-    <q><code>e</code></q> is <em>not</em> equivalent.]</li>
+    <q><code>e</code></q> is <em>not</em> equivalent.)</p></li>
 
-    <li>The <code>GFORTRAN_TMPDIR</code> environment variable, for specifying
+    <li>The <code>GFORTRAN_TMPDIR</code> environment variable for specifying
     a non-default directory for files opened with <code>STATUS="SCRATCH"</code>,
     is not used anymore. Instead gfortran checks the POSIX/GNU standard
     <code>TMPDIR</code> environment variable. If <code>TMPDIR</code> is not